Stromatocerium Hall 1847 (sponge)

Stromatoporoidea - Labechiida - Stromatoceriidae

Parent taxon: Stromatoceriidae according to C. W. Stearn et al. 1999

See also Bolton 1988, Nestor 1964 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cystistroma, Cystocerium, Parastylostroma, Platiferostroma, Pleostylostroma, Radiostroma

Subtaxa: Stromatocerium huronense Stromatocerium rugosum Stromatocerium sakuense

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Type: Stromatocerium rugosum

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder-photosymbiotic

Distribution:

• Ordovician of Australia (1 collection), Canada (22: Manitoba, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Québec), China (2), Estonia (1), Mongolia (4), the Russian Federation (5), United States (48: Georgia, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia)

• Llandeilo of Australia (2)

• Chazy of United States (1: New York)

Total: 86 collections including 101 occurrences

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